Tag: Muse

La sfida delle Pieridi (c.1523-1527)

Rosso Fiorentino (1495-1540) La sfida delle Pieridi (The Challenge of the Pierides) c.1523–1527 Oil on wood transferred to canvas, 31 x 63 cm Musée du Louvre, Paris A rare mythological subject This small painting represents an episode reported by Ovid in…

Kiki de Montparnasse

(1901–1953) Alice Ernestine Prin Le Violon d’Ingres, photograph by Man Ray (1924). Kiki in Art: Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Testa di donna 1915 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid   Born October 2 1901 Châtillon-sur-Seine (France) Died March 23 1953 Paris (France) Occupation Actress Art Model Occupation Painter…

Henriette Darricarrère

(1901-?) Matisse painting the model Henriette Darricarrère. Matisse drawing the model Henriette Darricarrère. Darricarrère in Art: Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Henriette I 1925, cast 1965 Musée des Beaux-Arts, Dijon     Matisse, Henri (1869-1954) Ballerina c.1927 Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg     Matisse, Henri (1869-1954)…

Marie-Thérèse Walter

(1909–1977) Marie-Thérèse in Art: Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Femme nue dans un fauteuil rouge 1932 Tate Britain, London     Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Le peintre 1934 Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford     Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Faune dévoilant une dormeuse 1936 Tate Britain, London   Born…

Apollo dormiente con le Muse (c.1549)

Lotto, Lorenzo (1480-1557) Apollo dormiente con le Muse che si disperdono e la Fama in fuga (Sleeping Apollo with the Muses Dispersing and Fame Fleeing) c.1549 Oil on canvas, 44.5 × 74 cm Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest

Musa (c.1725)

Carriera, Rosalba (1675-1757) Musa (A Muse) c.1725 Pastel on laid blue paper, 31 × 26 cm Getty Center, Los Angeles

Ercole coronato dalle Muse (1568)

Allori, Alessandro (1535-1607) Ercole coronato dalle Muse (Hercules crowned by the Muses) 1568 Oil on copper, 40 x 29.5 cm Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze See also: • Francesco I de’ Medici (1541-1587)

Chiara Fancelli

(c.1470–1541) Chiara Fancelli in Art: Perugino (c.1446-1523) Madonna col Bambino tra due sante e due angeli c.1490–1492 Musée du Louvre, Paris     Perugino (c.1446-1523) Madonna col Bambino e due sante c.1493–1495 Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna     Perugino (c.1446-1523) Madonna col Bambino tra i santi…

Cherubini et la Muse de la poésie lyrique (1842)

Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique (1780-1867) Le compositeur Cherubini et la Muse de la poésie lyrique (The composer Cherubini and the Muse of lyric poetry) 1842 Oil on canvas, 105 x 94 cm Musée du Louvre, Paris Compare: Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique (1780-1867) Luigi…